Chapter 66B-1 Cooperative Assistance Program
Chapter 66B-2 Waterways Assistance Program
Chapter 66B-3 Florida Inland Navigation District Land Acquisition Procedures

Terms Used In Florida Regulations > Division 66B - Florida Inland Navigation District

  • Alarm System: means any electrical device or combination of electrical devices used to detect a situation which causes an alarm in the event of a burglary, fire, robbery, medical emergency or equipment failure. See Florida Regulations 61G6-5.001
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Applicant: means a business entity making application for certification as an electrical contractor, specialty electrical contractor as designated in Rule 61G6-7. See Florida Regulations 61G6-5.001
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Electrical contractor or unlimited electrical contractor: means a person as defined in Florida Statutes § 489. See Florida Regulations 61G6-5.001
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Experience: means informal exposure to the trade wherein knowledge and skill are obtained by participation in the electrical or alarm contracting trade. See Florida Regulations 61G6-5.001
  • Fee simple: Absolute title to property with no limitations or restrictions regarding the person who may inherit it.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Specialty electrical contractor: means a person as defined in Florida Statutes § 489. See Florida Regulations 61G6-5.001
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.